District 3 Christmas Observance

District 3 of the Grand York Rite of Florida held its third annual Christmas observance on December 13, 2017 at the Masonic Home. There were about 30 Sir Knights in uniform in attendance as well as several residences of the Masonic Home. Also in attendance were three past Grand Commanders from Florida, and one past Grand Commander from Massachusetts/Rhode Island. Our Grand Commander and several Grand Officers were also in attendance. After the observance, a light meal was served by the ladies of the...

District 7 Meeting

Grand York Rite District 7 Meeting Held in Jacksonville on November 18, 2017 The Companions and Sir Knights of Grand York Rite District 7 met in the York Rite Temple in Jacksonville on Saturday, November 18, 2017. The Grand Y. R. Presiding Officers and many other Grand Y. R. officers were present, as were many of the local York Rite body officers, Companions and Sir Knights. Shown in the first picture were the Grand York Rite Officers, and all of the Chapter, Council and Commandery Companions and Sir Knights present representing the local York Rite bodies. Seated in the first row, left to right, were: Anthony L. Griffon, R. E. Grand Commander of the Grand Commandery, K. T. of Florida; Ronald C. Newton, M. Ex. Grand High Priest of the Grand Chapter, R. A. M. of Florida; and Robert C. St. John, Jr., M. I. Grand Master of the Grand Council R. & S. M. of Florida. Seen in the second picture were the Grand Commandery, K.T. officers and other uniformed Sir Knights present for the meeting. Sir Knight Anthony L. Griffon, R. E. Grand Commander was seated in the middle of the first row. Seen in the third picture were the Grand Council R. & S. M. Grand officers and other “purple- coated” Council Companions present. Seated in the first row, left to right were: Glenn E. Chandler, M. Ex. PGHP, R. I. Deputy Grand Master of the Grand Council; Robert C. St. John, Jr., M. I. Grand Master of the Grand Council, R. & S. M. of Florida; and John D. Pickford, R. I. Grand PCW of...

District 3 Meeting

District 3 Grand York Rite Meeting dunedin, Florida Saturday, december 9th, 2017 You and your lady are cordially invited to attend the Grand York Rite District No. 3 meeting at Dunedin Lodge #192, located at 1297 Michigan Avenue, Dunedin, FL 34698 Registration – 10:30 am Meeting & Ladies program – 11:00 am – 12:00 Noon Festive Table Chapter – 12:00 Noon – 1:00pm We have the pleasure of receiving: M.E. Companion Ronald C. Newton, Most Excellent Grand High Priest Grand Chapter Royal Arch Masons of Florida M.I. Companion Robert C. St. John, Jr., Most Illustrious Grand Master Grand Council of Royal & Select Masters of Florida S.K. Anthony L. Griffon, Right Eminent Grand Commander Grand Commandery, Knights Templar of Florida Download the Program...

District 5 Grand York Rite Meeting

Orlando, Florida Saturday, September 28th, 2017 The York Rite Bodies of the 5th District Cordially invites all Master Masons, Companions, Sir Knights and their Ladies, to attend the Festive Table Chapter and District Meeting of the Grand York Rite in District No. 5 at Mokanna Lodge No.329 4925 Clarcona-Ocoee Road Orlando, FL 32810 Honoring: M.E. Ronald C. Newton, M.E.G.H.P. of the Grand Chapter of Royal Arch Masons of Florida M.I. Robert C. St. John, Jr., M.I.G.M. of the Grand Council of Royal and Select Masters of Florida R.E. Anthony L. Griffon, R.E.G.C. of the Grand Commandery of Knight Templar of Florida Program: 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Registration 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Commandery Full Dress Drill and Sword Instruction in Lodge and Ladies Program 12:00 p.m. Table Chapter Commences Download the flyer...

District 8 Grand York Rite Meeting

Inverness, Florida Saturday, December 2nd, 2017 You and your Lady are cordially invited to attend the Grand York Rite District 8 Meeting and Table Council at Citrus Lodge No.118  located at 301 Hendrix Avenue Inverness, FL 34451 Honoring: M.E. Companion Ronald C. Newton, M.E.G.H.P of the Grand Chapter of R.A.M. of Florida M.I. Companion Robert C. St John, M.I.G.M. of the Grand Council of R & S Masters of Florida R.E. Anthony L. Giffon, R.E.G.C> of the Grand Commandery of Knights Templar of Florida   Registration: 10:00 am to 11:am Commandery Full Dress Uniform Drill and Sword Instruction in Lodge Room: 11 am to 12 pm Ladies Program in Dining Hall: 11 am to 12 pm Table Council open to all begins at 12 pm Download the flyer...